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Another Chinese ship seen operating in Philippine waters

Another Chinese oceanographic survey ship was located operating in the northern part of the Philippines......»»

Category: newsSource: philstar philstarAug 8th, 2019

Another Chinese ship seen operating in Philippine waters

Another Chinese oceanographic survey ship was located operating in the northern part of the Philippines......»»

Category: newsSource:  philstarRelated NewsAug 8th, 2019

Solon: Deploy new Navy ship to deter incursions

The vice chairman of the House Committee on National Defense yesterday urged the government to make its presence felt in Philippine territorial waters that have become the target of incursions by Chinese military vessels, saying that the newly acquired ship from South Korea should be sent to these areas. Muntinlupa City Rep. Ruffy Biazon aired […].....»»

Category: newsSource:  tempoRelated NewsAug 21st, 2019

Locsin eyes ‘universal ban’ on foreign marine surveys in PH waters

MANILA, Philippines – After two Chinese survey ships were found to be operating in the Philippines' exclusive economic zone (EEZ) without permission, Foreign Secretary Teodoro Locsin Jr announced he was eyeing a "universal ban" on marine surveys in Philippine waters. Locsin said on Monday, August 12, he wanted to do so ........»»

Category: newsSource:  rapplerRelated NewsAug 12th, 2019

Chinese survey ship Zhang Jian spotted in Philippine waters

A Chinese oceanographic survey ship was recently detected passing through the eastern part of the Philippines......»»

Category: newsSource:  philstarRelated NewsAug 6th, 2019

Coast guards of Philippines, China hold joint drills

The Philippine Coast Guard yesterday held a joint maritime drill with the Chinese Coast Guard on search and rescue operations and firefighting in the waters off Manila......»»

Category: newsSource:  philstarRelated NewsJan 16th, 2020

Philippines, Chinese Coast Guards hold joint drill

The Philippine Coast Guard yesterday held a joint maritime drill with the Chinese Coast Guard on search and rescue operations and firefighting in the waters off Manila......»»

Category: newsSource:  philstarRelated NewsJan 16th, 2020

A lesson from Indonesia

  WE should look to our neighbor Indonesia in admiration after it protected its territorial waters successfully from Chinese intrusion. It is a feat that our country still has to achieve since the government refuses to invoke our legal victory in the West Philippine Sea. Indonesia’s armed forces re­cently reported that Chinese ships encroaching on […].....»»

Category: newsSource:  tempoRelated NewsJan 15th, 2020

Sino Coast Guard ship makes goodwill visit

A Chinese Coast Guard “goodwill ship” will pay a friendly visit to the Philippines starting today (Monday) upon the invitation of the Philippine Coast Guard for a five-day joint exercise......»»

Category: newsSource:  thestandardRelated NewsJan 12th, 2020

BRP Jose Rizal Exceeds Design Speed for Endurance Range

BRP Jose Rizal (FF-150), the country’s first guided-missile frigate, exceeded design speed at endurance range during the ship’s initial sea trial which was held last November 23 to 27 off South Korean waters. “During the first sea trials, BRP Jose Rizal’s speed was higher than her design speed at endurance range,” Philippine Navy (PN) public […].....»»

Category: newsSource:  metrocebuRelated NewsDec 18th, 2019

PCG pushes Medal of Valor for man, who saved 62 lives from sinking ship off Sibonga waters

CEBU CITY, Philippines —Single-handedly saving 62 lives from the sinking of MV Siargao Princess  may earn  Philippine Coast Guard (PCG) Petty Officer III (PO3) Ralph Barajan the highest honor in the uniformed service. Commodore Ronnie Gil Gavan, the outgoing commander of PCG District Central Visayas, said their legal team was pursuing to possibility of conferring […] The post PCG pushes Medal of Valor for man, who saved 62 lives from sinking ship off Sibonga waters appeared first on Cebu Daily News......»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsNov 19th, 2019

Bisan kun pulos Pinoy ang sakay: ‘Pinas gawas sa isyu sa pagpangharass sa China sa WPS – Palasyo

Dili angayang mabalaka ang Pilipinas sa pagpang-harass sa usa ka Chinese naval ship sa West Philippine Sea sa usa ka oil tanker nga gikan sa Greece bisan kun pulos Pinoy ang nagsakay......»»

Category: newsSource:  abanteRelated NewsNov 5th, 2019

Gov t neglecting duty to defend PH territory – maritime expert

MANILA, Philippines – Maritime law expert Jay Batongbacal likened  to a "public surrender" the claim of Presidential Spokesman Salvador Panelo that it was "unnecessary" for the Philippines to file a protest over the harassment  of a Filipino-crewed commercial ship by a Chinese "naval warship" in the West Philippine Sea. Batongbacal added, in a  ........»»

Category: newsSource:  rapplerRelated NewsNov 5th, 2019

Harassment of ship’s crew not our concern - Panelo | Evening wRap

Today on Rappler: Panelo: Harassment of Filipino-crewed ship 'not our concern' Presidential Spokesperson Salvador Panelo downplays the reported harassment of a commercial ship with a Filipino crew by a ‘Chinese warship’ in the West Philippine Sea. DA confirms Mekeni longganisa, hotdog tested positive for African swine fever The Bureau of Animal Industry or BAI confirms skinless longganisa and hotdog of Mekeni Foods Corporation ........»»

Category: newsSource:  rapplerRelated NewsNov 4th, 2019

BRP Conrado Yap sent to secure southern Philippine waters

BRP Conrado Yap, commanded by Capt. Marco Buena, is an anti-submarine ship and the Philippine Navy's first modern corvette. .....»»

Category: newsSource:  philstarRelated NewsNov 4th, 2019

Chinese ship harassment of Filipino-crewed tanker not our concern — Palace

"It does not concern us because it's not a Philippine vessel," Malacañang said of the Filipino-crewed commercial ship......»»

Category: newsSource:  philstarRelated NewsNov 4th, 2019

Panelo: Harassment of Filipino-crewed ship not our concern

MANILA, Philippines – For Presidential Spokesperson Salvador Panelo, the reported harassment of a Filipino-crewed commercial ship by a "Chinese warship" in the West Philippine Sea is not the country's concern because "it's not a Philippine vessel." Speaking to reporters on the sidelines of the Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN) Summit in Thailand on ........»»

Category: newsSource:  rapplerRelated NewsNov 4th, 2019

DFA verifying Chinese ship harassment of Filipino-crewed ship in West PH Sea

MANILA, Philippines – The Department of Foreign Affairs (DFA) said on Saturday, November 2, that it was looking into a report that a Chinese vessel harassed a Filipino-crewed commercial ship near Scarborough Shoal (Panatag Shoal) in the West Philippine Sea last September 30. "We will verify the facts of the incident ........»»

Category: newsSource:  rapplerRelated NewsNov 2nd, 2019

Lorenzana commends Filipino captain who defied ‘Chinese warship’ in West PH Sea

MANILA, Philippines – The Philippine defense chief commended the Filipino captain of a commercial ship that was accosted by a “Chinese naval warship” near Scarborough Shoal in the West Philippine Sea on September 30, saying the seasoned mariner handled the situation well. “Maganda naman 'yung ginawa nung kapitan. ........»»

Category: newsSource:  rapplerRelated NewsNov 2nd, 2019

Chinese ship that sank GemVer possibly part of maritime militia — report

Tracking the moves of the Chinese vessel that sank Philippine fishing boat GemVer 1 would suggest that it was more than just a commercial fishing ship, according to a think tank......»»

Category: newsSource:  philstarRelated NewsOct 17th, 2019

Chinese vessels in Philippine waters: Who’s keeping score?

When Defense Secretary Delfin Lorenzana faced the Senate budget panel on Monday, September 30, Senator Panfilo Lacson asked him whether the defense establishment had a “counterstrategy” to China’s “cabbage strategy” of swarming the Philippine outposts in the West Philippine Sea with different kinds of vessels to make ........»»

Category: newsSource:  rapplerRelated NewsOct 2nd, 2019